Oversupply, high labour costs and rising global protectionism have hit clothing and textile exporters. Photo: Handout Oversupply, high labour costs and rising global protectionism have hit clothing and textile exporters. Photo: Handout
Oversupply, high labour costs and rising global protectionism have hit clothing and textile exporters. Photo: Handout
China economy

China’s once-booming textile and clothing industry faces tough times

Country remains the world’s biggest clothing exporter, but oversupply, high labour costs and rising protectionism have eroded its competitiveness

Topic |   China economy
Oversupply, high labour costs and rising global protectionism have hit clothing and textile exporters. Photo: Handout Oversupply, high labour costs and rising global protectionism have hit clothing and textile exporters. Photo: Handout
Oversupply, high labour costs and rising global protectionism have hit clothing and textile exporters. Photo: Handout
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